Sciopemyia fluviatilis

Author

  • (Floch & Abonnenc)
  • 1944a:7 (M; Phlebotomus)
  • Canori, French Guiana

Distribution

SpeciesMap

Brazil, French Guiana

Synonyms

  • None

Bionomics

Males and females of Lutzomyia fluviatilis have been collected in CDC light traps in Brazil (Ready et al. 1983).

Medical Importance

Trypanosomes were isolated from a single female of L. fluviatilis collected at Jari, Para, Brazil (Ryan et al. 1987c)." (Young & Duncan 1994:110).

Psychodidae » Phlebotominae » Sciopemyia

Additional References

Adult Stage, detail photos:

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